"Lost," "Heroes," "The Middleman," and "CSI" Executive Producers Anchor Next Generation Content Panel at SMPTE 2008
Trailblazing Creators to Discuss Multiplatform Entertainment at Annual Tech Conference & Expo
Pioneering show runners Jesse Alexander ("Heroes," "Lost"), Tim Kring ("Heroes," "Crossing Jordan"), Javier Grillo-Marxuach ("The Middleman," "Medium") and Naren Shankar ("CSI," "UC: Undercover") will partake in an in-depth panel discussion about transmedia--branding and storytelling across multiple media channels--at SMPTE 2008: Annual Tech Conference & Expo ( http://www.smpte2008.org ). They are the first of several top creative talents to be named to the trend-defining session, which will be moderated by noted author and journalist David Kushner and sponsored by Fast Company magazine.
"Rebel Alliance -- Geeks Lead Hollywood into a New Era" will take place Tuesday, October 28 from 10:15 AM -- 11:45 AM, at the Renaissance Hotel in Hollywood, California. Produced by the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers, the leading technical society for the international motion imaging industry, SMPTE 2008 is dedicated to content creation, management, distribution and display technologies.